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HOURS AT THE BEACH HOUSE 

BEACH HOUSE GROUNDS 
SPLASH PAD  
GUEST SERVICES 
POOL
MARION DAVIES GUEST HOUSE 
GALLERY 
PARKING LOT 
BACK ON THE BEACH CAFE

Beach House Temporary Closures
City of Santa Monica "Safer at Home" orders have been extended to 6/30. Please remember to wear a face covering and only leave the house for essential trips and outdoor activities. More info at santamonica.gov/coronavirus.
As a result, the Beach House and the parking lot will be closed to the public until further notice, and all programs are currently suspended. 

Until we reopen, enjoy a virtual visit to Marion’s Beach House - Past to Present.

Los Angeles County has reopened Santa Monica beaches for ocean activities and exercise with the following restrictions:

  • Only individual or family exercises and activities will be allowed, such as walking, running, swimming or surfing.
  • Gathering, sitting and sunbathing are NOT allowed.
  • At least 6 feet (or more) of physical distancing is required between individuals outside of the same household.
  • Face coverings are mandatory when out of the water and around others.
  • No biking:  bike paths and boardwalks remain closed.
  • No group sports (such as volleyball) or events.
  • The Santa Monica Pier and beach parking will remain closed.
  • If you or people you live with are sick, stay home!

The City will continue to share updates and information from LA County as new info is received.

For local information, visit 
santamonica.gov/coronavirus. Sign up for daily updates at santamonica.gov/newsletter and emergency alerts by texting SMCOVID to 888-777. You can also follow TwitterFacebook, and Instagram. If you have additional questions, contact our COVID-19 hotline at info@santamonica.gov or 310-458-8400. 

Official Public Health Information:
LA County Department of Public Health > 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention >

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The grounds are open to all, no membership required. 
Grounds include playground, courtyard, view deck, beach areas, and courts.  MAP >  
Site hours do not include the pool. The pool schedule is seasonal, open between Memorial Day and Labor Day annually. See POOL for details.  

  Nov - Mar:   8:30 am - 5:30 pm
  Apr:   8:30 am - 6:30 pm 
  May - Sept:   8:30 am - 8:30 pm
  Oct:   8:30 am - 6:30 pm 

 

 

GUEST SERVICES

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The Guest Services office is open daily when the Beach House grounds are open.

  Weekdays     8:30am-5:30pm
  Weekends in November, December, & January   8:30am-4:00pm

We are located under the large beach ball banner, next to the south parking lot. Call us with any questions at 310.458.4904.

The Splash Pad is a water feature that shoots water out of the ground and is very popular with small children.

  

  Sept - Apr: (off-season)     Daily: 8:30am-5:30pm
  May  - Sept 7:   Daily 8:30am-8:30pm


  GALLERY   See Cultural Programs & Tours  
  MARION DAVIES GUEST HOUSE   See Cultural Programs & Tours
  PARKING LOTS   See Getting Here & Parking 
  POOL   See POOL for summer schedule



BACK ON THE BEACH CAFÉ

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Hours change seasonally.  The café is managed separately, please call them directly at 310-393-8282 to confirm hours.
Café Website 


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